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sew sth up

informal phrasal verb with sew
 
 
/səʊ/ verb
to complete something successfully: He hopes to sew up the nomination by the end of the month.get/have sth (all) sewn up He aims to have the first deal sewn up early next year.
disapproving to control something completely so that no one else has a share of it: Our competitors have the adult market sewn up.
Translations of “sew sth up”
in Chinese (Traditional) 縫補, 縫合…
in Russian зашивать…
in Turkish dikerek tamir etmek/kapatmak, dikip birleştirmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 缝补, 缝合…
in Polish zaszyć coś…
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